Period
to 29 November 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP over the 6 months to 29 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within SAP SE.

SAP
Central London > City of London
6 months to
29 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 118 93 103
Rank change year-on-year -25 +10 +39
Contract jobs citing SAP 67 31 128
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 1.68% 1.60% 2.22%
As % of the Vendors category 5.11% 4.53% 5.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 15 85
10th Percentile £413 £420 £271
25th Percentile £463 £463 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £525 £500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
75th Percentile £638 £575 £575
90th Percentile £735 £588 £638
Central London median daily rate £525 £550 £500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £52.50
Central London median hourly rate - - £52.50

SAP is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the City of London.

All Vendors
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,310 684 2,311
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 32.83% 35.37% 40.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 996 500 1,802
10th Percentile £350 £306 £263
25th Percentile £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £541 £513 £500
Median % change year-on-year +5.61% +2.50% +2.56%
75th Percentile £638 £595 £588
90th Percentile £725 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £534 £505 £500
% change year-on-year +5.64% +1.00% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 40
10th Percentile £13.26 £12.75 £12.04
25th Percentile £13.88 £13.54 £15.88
Median hourly rate £14.25 £20.00 £20.50
Median % change year-on-year -28.75% -2.44% +9.63%
75th Percentile £23.00 £22.50 £23.07
90th Percentile £32.15 £23.00 £27.03
Central London median hourly rate £14.25 £19.00 £20.92
% change year-on-year -25.00% -9.16% +11.84%

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing SAP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for SAP in the City of London

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SAP in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for SAP in the City of London

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SAP in the City of London over the 6 months to 29 November 2021.

Daily rate histogram for SAP in the City of London

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SAP in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for SAP in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 November 2021, IT contractor jobs citing SAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for SAP.

1 36 (53.73%) Finance
2 21 (31.34%) Social Skills
3 15 (22.39%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (20.90%) Manufacturing
4 14 (20.90%) ERP
5 12 (17.91%) Oracle
5 12 (17.91%) Retail
6 9 (13.43%) SAP HANA
6 9 (13.43%) Analytics
7 8 (11.94%) SuccessFactors
7 8 (11.94%) SAP Retail
7 8 (11.94%) SAP AFS
8 7 (10.45%) Microsoft
8 7 (10.45%) Project Management
8 7 (10.45%) SQL
8 7 (10.45%) Management Information System
8 7 (10.45%) Migration
8 7 (10.45%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (10.45%) SAP S/4HANA
9 6 (8.96%) Project Delivery
9 6 (8.96%) Legal
9 6 (8.96%) Microsoft Excel
9 6 (8.96%) SAP BW
9 6 (8.96%) Azure
10 5 (7.46%) AWS
10 5 (7.46%) JIRA
10 5 (7.46%) Degree
10 5 (7.46%) Procure-to-Pay
11 4 (5.97%) Business Analysis
11 4 (5.97%) Data Warehouse

SAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.99%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.49%) Apache
2 1 (1.49%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.49%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (8.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (11.94%) SAP AFS
1 8 (11.94%) SAP Retail
2 7 (10.45%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (2.99%) SAP HR
4 1 (1.49%) Cognos Controller
4 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.49%) Maximo
4 1 (1.49%) NetSuite
4 1 (1.49%) Primavera
4 1 (1.49%) SAP BPC
4 1 (1.49%) SAP ERP
4 1 (1.49%) SAP FI-GL
4 1 (1.49%) SAP GTS
4 1 (1.49%) SAP HCM
4 1 (1.49%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.94%) SuccessFactors
2 6 (8.96%) Azure
3 5 (7.46%) AWS
4 3 (4.48%) GitHub
5 2 (2.99%) Amazon S3
5 2 (2.99%) Force.com
5 2 (2.99%) Matillion
5 2 (2.99%) SaaS
5 2 (2.99%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 2 (2.99%) Tricentis Tosca
6 1 (1.49%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (1.49%) Azure Cosmos DB
6 1 (1.49%) Google Analytics
6 1 (1.49%) Google Tag Manager
6 1 (1.49%) IaaS
6 1 (1.49%) iPaaS
6 1 (1.49%) Power Platform
6 1 (1.49%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.43%) SAP HANA
2 6 (8.96%) SAP BW
3 4 (5.97%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (5.97%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.99%) Amazon Athena
4 2 (2.99%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (2.99%) Big Data
4 2 (2.99%) Data Lake
4 2 (2.99%) Data Vault
4 2 (2.99%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.99%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.49%) HBase
5 1 (1.49%) HDInsight
5 1 (1.49%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (1.49%) Lumira
5 1 (1.49%) MS Access
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.49%) Power BI
5 1 (1.49%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (7.46%) JIRA
2 2 (2.99%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.99%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.99%) Postman
2 2 (2.99%) Tricentis qTest
3 1 (1.49%) Gatling
3 1 (1.49%) GitLab
3 1 (1.49%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.49%) LSMW
3 1 (1.49%) Selenium
3 1 (1.49%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.49%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.49%) Subversion
3 1 (1.49%) Toad
General
1 36 (53.73%) Finance
2 21 (31.34%) Social Skills
3 14 (20.90%) Manufacturing
4 12 (17.91%) Retail
5 6 (8.96%) Legal
6 4 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (4.48%) Banking
7 3 (4.48%) Financial Institution
7 3 (4.48%) Organisational Skills
7 3 (4.48%) Public Sector
8 2 (2.99%) Billing
8 2 (2.99%) General Ledger
8 2 (2.99%) Investment Banking
9 1 (1.49%) French Language
9 1 (1.49%) Marketing
9 1 (1.49%) Presentation Skills
9 1 (1.49%) Spanish Language
9 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (20.90%) Analyst
2 12 (17.91%) Project Manager
3 8 (11.94%) Architect
3 8 (11.94%) SAP Manager
4 7 (10.45%) Business Analyst
5 5 (7.46%) Financial Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) Change Manager
6 4 (5.97%) Delivery Manager
6 4 (5.97%) Developer
6 4 (5.97%) Finance Business Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) Programme Manager
6 4 (5.97%) SAP Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) SAP Delivery Manager
6 4 (5.97%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.48%) Business Finance Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) Programme Delivery Manager
7 3 (4.48%) SAP Financial Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) Senior Change Manager
7 3 (4.48%) Supply Chain Project Manager
7 3 (4.48%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.97%) Web Services
2 3 (4.48%) SOAP
3 2 (2.99%) .NET
3 2 (2.99%) IDoc
3 2 (2.99%) REST
3 2 (2.99%) RESTful
3 2 (2.99%) Spring
3 2 (2.99%) Visualforce
4 1 (1.49%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.49%) CSS
4 1 (1.49%) HTML
4 1 (1.49%) Middleware
4 1 (1.49%) Play Framework
4 1 (1.49%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (1.49%) SAP PI
4 1 (1.49%) Spring Boot
4 1 (1.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.45%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.48%) Hedge funds
2 3 (4.48%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (2.99%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.99%) Legacy Systems
3 2 (2.99%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.49%) Cloud Native
4 1 (1.49%) CMDB
4 1 (1.49%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.49%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.49%) Reinsurance
4 1 (1.49%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.99%) Windows
2 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.49%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.39%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (20.90%) ERP
3 9 (13.43%) Analytics
4 7 (10.45%) Migration
4 7 (10.45%) Project Management
4 7 (10.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (8.96%) Project Delivery
6 5 (7.46%) Procure-to-Pay
7 4 (5.97%) Business Analysis
7 4 (5.97%) Business Case
7 4 (5.97%) Data Migration
7 4 (5.97%) Programme Delivery
7 4 (5.97%) Test Scripting
8 3 (4.48%) AOP
8 3 (4.48%) API Development
8 3 (4.48%) Data Architecture
8 3 (4.48%) Data Integration
8 3 (4.48%) Data Protection
8 3 (4.48%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (4.48%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.45%) SQL
2 3 (4.48%) Java
3 2 (2.99%) Apex Code
3 2 (2.99%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.99%) Python
4 1 (1.49%) ABAP
4 1 (1.49%) Java 8
4 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (7.46%) Degree
2 2 (2.99%) AWS Certification
2 2 (2.99%) ISEB
2 2 (2.99%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.99%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.49%) ACCA
3 1 (1.49%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) GDPR
2 2 (2.99%) FRS 29
2 2 (2.99%) IFRS
2 2 (2.99%) IFRS 9
2 2 (2.99%) PMO
2 2 (2.99%) QA
3 1 (1.49%) Accessibility
3 1 (1.49%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) Grafana
1 1 (1.49%) Kibana
Vendors
1 12 (17.91%) Oracle
2 7 (10.45%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.48%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (4.48%) Workday
4 2 (2.99%) Concur
4 2 (2.99%) hybris
4 2 (2.99%) Sage
5 1 (1.49%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.49%) Alteryx
5 1 (1.49%) BT
5 1 (1.49%) Google
5 1 (1.49%) iManage
5 1 (1.49%) PagerDuty
5 1 (1.49%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.49%) Splunk
5 1 (1.49%) Sun
5 1 (1.49%) SunGard
5 1 (1.49%) Talend
5 1 (1.49%) webMethods
5 1 (1.49%) Zuora